Jessber’s Dream, winning a Mares Novices Hurdle under Noel Fehily, leads the cross-channel invasion at Fairyhouse on Sunday. Photograph: Harry Trump/Getty Images

After Ireland’s record-equalling Cheltenham haul, there could be significant role-reversal at the start of Fairyhouse’s Easter festival as Jessber’s (...)

Part of a  racecard for the Ward Union Hunt Steeplechases at Fairyhouse racecourse on Easter Monday 1916, which was  attended by many British soldiers garrisoned in Ireland who were therefore unable to respond immediately to the rebellion. It sold for €4,000 at Whyte’s

Auction results Saturday (March 12th) Woodward’s, Cork. A painting, The Royal Yacht Squadron escorting Queen Victoria to Cork Harbour, 1849 by Geor(...)

Trainer Pat Fahy:  he initially reported he would consider an appeal after consulting with Frank Berry, racing manager to Shantou Ed’s owner JP McManus, and a day later did not rule it out

Trainer Pat Fahy has indicated he is considering an appeal against a €1,000 fine after his runner Shantou Ed was suspended for 30 days for br(...)

Jockey Katie Walsh is set to ride the in-form joint-topweight On The Shannon. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire.

It is just 10 days until Fairyhouse hosts its Grade One ‘Winter Festival’ but the Co Meath track has a landmark moment on an otherwise relatively r(...)

 Willie Mullins: Up For Review is already at the forefront his  hopes for the Champion Bumper. Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

There is a Grand National “vibe” to today’s Fairyhouse action, but it will be firmly about Cheltenham at Naas tomorrow where the Willie Mullins-train(...)

Royal Caviar should prevail for Willie Mullins at Fairyhouse this afternoon, but the trainer’s main focus will be on Newbury, where Djakadam starts as favourite for the Hennessy. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Willie Mullins has already passed the €1 million prizemoney mark for the season in Ireland and the returning bumper performer Royal Caviar can maintai(...)

Annie Power ridden by Rugby Walsh comes home to win the Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund Mares Champion Hurdle in May. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Star mare Annie Power could start the shortest-priced favourite for Sunday’s €80,000 Bar One Hatton’s Grace Hurdle since the mighty Istabraq famously(...)

LJockey Bryan Cooper: has appealed four-day suspension for  improper riding at Navan. Photograph: Inpho

Bryan Cooper has appealed against a four day suspension for improper riding at Navan last weekend but first of all will aim to secure Grade One glory (...)

Annie Power ridden by Rugby Walsh comes home to win at Punchestown earlier this year.

Only two mares have won the Bar One Racing Hatton’s Grace Hurdle in its 20-year history. But Annie Power is set to be a major player in this Sunday(...)

 Ruby Walsh helps Faugheen clear the last to win The Neptune Investment Mamagement Novices’ Hurdle Race at Cheltenham in March. The pair will be reunited at Ascot on Saturday. Photo: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Top bumper performer Shaneshill made a pleasing start to his jumps career with an easy win in the Fairyhouse Membership 2015 Maiden Hurdle at the Coun(...)